Skip to the main content
This website uses cookies to give you a better online experience. By using this website or closing this message, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. More information
Alberta Supports Contact Centre

Toll Free 1-877-644-9992

Alert

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted legislation and services. Information on this website may not reflect the current situation in Alberta. Please visit alberta.ca for up-to-date information about these impacts.

Job Details

Audio Technician

Employer

PK Sound Corp.

Date Posted

November 22, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $31.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 22, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

PK Sound Corp.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Level of Expertise

  • Technician
  • Sound editor
  • Maintenance and repair

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Area of Work Experience

  • Music recording industry
  • Live concert production

Additional Skills

Supervise other technical staff

Area of Specialization

Testing

Specific Skills

  • Operate audio-visual or electronic equipment
  • Set up, prepare, operate and adjust audio, recording, editing and reproducing equipment to record, edit and reproduce sound input
  • Operate audio consoles or computers, tape machines, microphones and sound processing equipment at concerts and live events
  • Operate mixing, dubbing, editing machinery and equipment

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sound discrimination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Urban area

Specialized Audio or Video Systems

  • Electronic music and sound simulators
  • Digital effect sound mastery units

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Benefits

  • Medical Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits
  • Other Benefits

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

research@pksound.ca

Advertised Until

Dec 22, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Audio Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Audio and Video Recording Technicians
OBJECTIVE

Interest in controlling audio consoles or computers, tape machines, microphones and sound processing equipment to mix, combine and edit music and sound at concerts and live events and to operate electronic equipment to generate program titles, credits, subtitles, graphic backgrounds or animation for television programs

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to play back edited sound tracks in synchronization with motion picture films

INNOVATIVE

Interest in mixing, combining and editing music and sound at concerts and live events, and synchronizing edited dialogue, music and sound effect tracks from different sources

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

Learn More
Was this page useful?
Top